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§ 11004. Oath of council members, quorum and rules

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 11 Pa.C.S.A. CitiesEffective: January 25, 2016

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 11 Pa.C.S.A. Cities
Part V. Third Class Cities (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 110. Council (Refs & Annos)
Subchapter A. General Provisions
Effective: January 25, 2016
11 Pa.C.S.A. § 11004
Formerly cited as PA ST 53 P.S. § 36004
§ 11004. Oath of council members, quorum and rules
(a) Oath.--The members of council shall take the oath of office provided for in section 10905 (relating to oath of office, violation of oath and penalty).
(b) Quorum.--
(1) A majority of the number of members of council shall constitute a quorum.
(2) A smaller number may compel the attendance of absent members, under penalties to be prescribed by ordinance.
(3) Only members physically present at a meeting place within the city shall be counted in establishing a quorum.
(c) Rules.--In accordance with law, council may determine and adopt rules for procedure and conduct of business.

Credits

2015, Nov. 24, P.L. 242, No. 67, § 1, effective in 60 days [Jan. 25, 2016].
11 Pa.C.S.A. § 11004, PA ST 11 Pa.C.S.A. § 11004
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 96. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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